Nigerian Government has announced the postponement of the National Sports Festival, Edo 2020.
The Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare disclosed this in a series of posts on Tuesday on his Twitter page.
He said the festival was postponed following confirmation of the third case of Coronavirus in Nigeria.
The post read, “Following the briefing of Mr. President from myself and the Minister of State for Health on COVID- 19, Mr. President approved the immediate postponement of Edo Sports festival to a future date.
“President Muhammadu Buhari approves the postponement of the National Sports Festival Edo 2020 as a precautionary move against COVID- 19 spread.”